5 Creative Ways to Use an Instax Camera

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ONE | Camera Features

Depending on which model of Instax camera you have there will be camera modes that you can adjust to get the right exposure or creative flare. Instax Mini 9 model has a Hi-Key mode that allows you to take shots with a softer impression. Instax Mini Neo 90 models have a mode to create double exposures or bulb (long exposures) shots. Have a play with some of the modes on your camera and see what creative prints you get.

Want larger size prints? The Instax 300 Wide camera has film that is twice as wide as the Instax Mini film. Great for capturing group and landscape shots. A new hybrid instant camera ‘SQ 10’ was recently released that allows ‘square’ sized film. It also has an option to insert a memory card to store digital files so you can also print extra copies, transfer to computer and edit images after taking photo.

Instax Mini 9 Camera from $99 or Bundle Pack $129 (Sling/Backpack and decorative accessories) SHOP

Instax Mini 70 Camera $179 SHOP

Instax 300 Wide Camera $179 SHOP

Instax Mini Neo 90 Camera from $219 SHOP

 

TWO | Film Options

Try out the Monochrome film to expand the potential for artistic, fashion and street photography. There’s something beautiful about black and white photos. Coloured frame film packs are now trending, they add some stylish dimension to your photo. Patterns and cartoon themed film packs are also great fun for celebrations and parties.

Instax MINI 10-Pack Film From $19.95 SHOP
Monochrome $21.95 SHOP | Sky Blue Frame SHOP | Black Frame $19.95 SHOP
Instax WIDE 10-Pack Film $28 SHOP
Instax SQUARE 10-Pack Film $34.95 SHOP
Instax MINI 20-Pack Film $34.95 (White Frame Only) SHOP
Instax MINI 50-Pack Film $69.95 (White Frame Only) SHOP

THREE | What’s in your Camera Bag?

Travel around with a stylish fun back pack for Instax, plenty of space for all your personal belongings plus has a quick access pocket to grab your camera out at a moments notice. If back packs aren’t your thing there are some lovely cases you can get to carry your cool gadget around in. Not only does it add some style but also adds protection from bumps and scratches on your camera. None of those are for you? How about a neck strap? Makes it easier to carry by your side.

Case from $19.95 or Back Pack from $59.95 SHOP

Adjustable Neck Strap $14.95

 

FOUR | Decorations 

A cheaper alternative to purchasing pattern or coloured frame film packs is using Washi Tape and stickers. You can also use these to decorate albums and scrap books.

From $2.95 Single Roll or $7.95 3-Pack

 

FIVE | Storage & Display

Instax Mini Photo Albums for safe keeping, you can leave them on your coffee table or pull them out when family and friends are visiting. You’ll all have a great laugh. Jelly albums are our most popular albums that come in a few colours. Instax Mini Photo Frames are a great way to display your favourite prints around the house or at work. Single, duo and quad frames available. Grab a packet of of magnetic pegs to attach to the fridge or hang from string.

 
Photo Frames from $14.95 (Single), $19.95 (Two) or $24.95 (Four)

Magnetic Pegs from $9.95 (White, Natural or Decorative)

Mini Jelly Album from $11.95 (Black, White, Blue, Red, Green, Yellow or Pink) SHOP

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